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Review: Blooddrop Horse-Inspired Perfumerie and Bath Products

August 21, 2014
Review: Blooddrop Horse-Inspired Perfumerie and Bath Products

Some of you may remember the review I did a few months ago on horse-inspired perfumes from Blooddrop Clothing & Fineries.  I love how unique this idea is of using horses and the equestrian life as a point of inspiration into an area that doesn’t often see this influence.  So let’s get started talking about…

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Review: OTTB Collection Tags and Halter Plate from Saucy Piaffe

August 20, 2014
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As an avid OTTB lover and supporter, I am always excited to discover new ways to celebrate that special OTTB in our lives.  OTTB Collection is the brand new company…

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Anthropologie’s Equestrian Style

August 13, 2014
Anthropologie’s Equestrian Style

One of my favorite things about the ultra hip store Anthropologie is that they always have something equestrian related each season.  Plus, have you seen those driftwood horse statues in…

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Eventing Through The Alphabet by Ashley Harvey

August 6, 2014
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It’s easy to categorize people. You can make a few judgments based on their personality, place them in the appropriate stereotypes, then box them away. I am very easy to stereotype.…

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Introducing OTTB Collection

July 30, 2014
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I could not be MORE excited than to introduce you to OTTB Collection!  If you loved OTTB Designs, then you will be as ecstatic as I am over OTTB Collection. …

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Velvet Rider August Fitness Challenge

July 28, 2014
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Some of you might remember the last fitness challenge we did was back in June of last year.  I’m not sure why it has taken me so long to come…

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Q&A With the Designer of Goode Rider

July 15, 2014
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I love to bring interviews between VR and equestrian apparel designers.  It’s so much fun to get to learn a little more about these amazing artists and where they get…

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Apple Lane Equine Celebrates Birthday with Saddle Pad Giveaway

July 8, 2014
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Velvet Rider was the first blog to feature Apple Lane Equine, and we pride ourselves in finding new up and coming equestrian businesses to share with everyone.  Apple Lane Equine…

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Patriotic Horse Wear

July 3, 2014
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In honor of Independence Day, I decided to do a post on equestrian gear that celebrates our patriotism.  There are options from subtle red, white, and blue to obvious flag…

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Review: Asmar Equestrian Del Mar Show Polo

June 30, 2014
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First, I would like to say that if you haven’t checked out the Del Mar Show Polo by Asmar Equestrian, go now and do that.  This was one of those…

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Book Review: Ambition by Natalie Keller Reinert

June 27, 2014
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I am an avid reader and read everything from horse books to young adult books to training manuals.  There isn’t much I won’t give a try, but when adult horse…

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Review: Goode Rider Elite Shirt and Pro Rider Full Seat Breeches

June 25, 2014
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There are some really amazing equestrian companies around these days that care as much about creating fashionable pieces as functionality.  Goode Rider is one of those companies.  They offer apparel…

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Review: Noble Outfitters Signature Luggage

June 24, 2014
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While I was at Rolex back in April, my friend and I entered every giveaway we came across.  I mean seriously, what are the odds amongst thousands of people that…

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We have added visors to our line! Available in black or white! Head over to shop this style and our others! ☺️ http://www.velvetrider.com/shop
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Having morning coffee in my new mug - Cinderella's Castle. I think it's pretty fab! ☺️
It's International Helmet Awareness Day! It's the perfect time to pick one up. Several retailers are having fab offers like @vssaddlery Get yours today! #mindyourmelon
TGIF!! Who will be spending time with their horse this weekend?
My day just got better! Nothing like getting @asmarequestrian in the mail! ☺️